Feng Shui Frog
The most auspicious Chinese symbol of money-making. Place it in your home, office, store for good luck.
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The Jin Chan ‘Golden Toad’, also called Chan Chuy’Toad’ or Zhaocai Chan Chu ‘wealth-beckoning toad’, is most commonly translated as “Money Toad” or “Money Frog”. It represents a popular Feng Shui charm for prosperity.
This mythical creature is said to appear during the full moon, near houses or businesses that will soon receive good news (most of the time, the nature of this good news is understood to be wealth-related).
The Jin Chan is usually depicted as a bullfrog with red eyes, flared nostrils and only one hind leg (for a total of three legs), sitting on a pile of traditional Chinese cash, with a coin in its mouth. On its back, it often displays seven diamond spots. According to Feng Shui beliefs, Jin Chan helps attract and protect wealth, and guards against bad luck. Because it symbolizes the flow of money, Feng Shui lore insists that a Jin Chan statue should not be positioned facing the main door (“outward”). It also “should never be kept in the bathroom, bedroom, dining room or kitchen”.
Where should money frog be placed?
The foremost rule for achieving the desired effect is placing the lucky symbol in the right place. The correct placement for the Money Frog is near the house entrance. If it is an office where you wish to keep the Lucky Toad, make sure you keep it in the wealth corner, that is, the southeast.